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Wednesday, May 12th – How COVID Changed Tech Comm Careers

Speaker: Andrew Davis Description The pandemic rewrote many of the rules for tech writers. From WFH (work from home) norms to hiring to compensation, the world is different now. Some of the changes are already obvious, others much less so. … Continue reading

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Wednesday, April 14th – How to Get a Job in Technical Writing

Speaker: Aaron Redshaw Description Getting a Job in Technical Writing, by Aaron Redshaw, will be a practical talk about the steps you can take to become a technical writer. It will include what works and what doesn’t work in the … Continue reading

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Wednesday, March 10th – Mastering Your Website 201

Speaker: Timothy Esposito Description You’ve created your domain, selected a hosting company, and installed WordPress. Your site is up and running, but is fairly straightforward and simple, and missing its 15 pieces of flair. Learn how to improve your site … Continue reading

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Wednesday, February 10th – Design for Cognitive Bias: Using Mental Shortcuts for Good Instead of Evil

Speaker: David Dylan Thomas Please note the time change! This meeting will start at 5:30 pm Pacific time! Description Users’ minds take shortcuts to get through the day. Usually they’re harmless. Even helpful. But what happens when they’re not? In … Continue reading

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Virtual Happy Hours for 2021

Posted on January 14, 2021 by Rachel Lamb By popular demand, we are continuing our virtual happy hours in 2021! Please join us between 5 pm and 7 pm Pacific Time each Friday for good company and interesting conversations. You do not need … Continue reading

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